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Professor Roger Stone

Professor Roger Stone
Name Roger Stone
Position Director (International Centre for Applied Climate Sciences) & Professor (Climatology & Water Sci)
Section International Centre for Applied Climate Science (Administration)
Office TA123
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2736
Extension 2736
Email
Qualifications DipAppSc RMIT , BA(Hons) Qld , PhD Qld

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Environmental Science and Management not elsewhere classified ( 050299 )
  • Atmospheric Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 040199 )

Research interests
Climate modelling, climate forecasting, integrated climate-agricutural-financial-water resource modelling

Professional memberships
Fellow of the Royal Meteorological Society.
Professional Member of the American Meteorological Society.
Member of the American Geophysical Union.
Member of the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society.
Fellow of the Queensland Academy of Arts and Sciences

Industry affiliations
Chair, UN Commission for Agricultural Meteorology, Open Program Area Group on Climate Variability, Climate Change and Extreme Weather Impacts on Agriculture.

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Agriculture and the Environment (IAgE)
  • Institute for Resilient Regions (IRR)
  • International Centre for Applied Climate Sciences (ICACS)

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
25 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
25 Years

Administrative responsibilities
Director, Australian Centre for Sustainable Catchments

Research most recent
Stone, R.C. (2014) ‘Constructing a framework for national drought policy: The way forward – The way Australia developed and implemented the national drought policy’ Weather and Climate Extremes http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wace.2014.02.001

Stone, R.C., and Cockfield, G. (2013) ‘Scientific Research in the Drought Policy Process’ in Botterill, L.C., and Cockfield, G. (eds) Drought, Risk Management, and Policy: decision making under uncertainty, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, 105-117

Stone, R.C., Reushle, S., and Mushtaq, S. (2012) ‘Web-Based “Discussion-Support” Agricultural-Climate Information for Regional India’ in: Shrestha, M. L., Sri Adiningsih, E., and Stevenson, L.A. (eds) APN Science Bulletin: Issue 2; Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research; ISSN 2185-761X.APN, 55-58.


Research most notable
Stone, R.C. (2014) ‘Constructing a framework for national drought policy: The way forward – The way Australia developed and implemented the national drought policy’ Weather and Climate Extremes http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wace.2014.02.001


Publications in ePrints

Mushtaq, Shahbaz and An-Vo, Duc-Anh and Christopher, Mandy and Zheng, Bangyou and Chenu, Karine and Chapman, Scott C. and Christopher, Jack T. and Stone, Roger C. and Frederiks, Troy M. and Alam, G. M. Monirul (2017) Economic assessment of wheat breeding options for potential improved levels of post head-emergence frost tolerance. Field Crops Research, 213. pp. 75-88. ISSN 0378-4290

An-Vo, Duc-Anh and Reardon-Smith, Kate and Mushtaq, Shahbaz and Cobon, David and Kodur, Shreevatsa and Stone, Roger (2017) Investigating the value of seasonal climate forecast for beef grazing enterprises: Charters Towers case study. In: 19th Biennial Conference of the Australian Rangeland Society, 25-28 Sept 2017, Port Augusta, South Australia.

An-Vo, Duc-Anh and Stone, Roger and Ngo-Cong, Duc and Marcussen, Torben (2017) Toward a stochastic precipitation generator conditioned on ENSO phase for eastern Australia. In: 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM 2017), 3-8 Dec 2017, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

Cliffe, Neil and Stone, Roger and Coutts, Jeff and Reardon-Smith, Kathryn and Mushtaq, Shahbaz (2016) Developing the capacity of farmers to understand and apply seasonal climate forecasts through collaborative learning processes. Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 22 (4). pp. 311-325. ISSN 1389-224X

Mushtaq, Shahbaz and An-Vo, Duc-Anh and Stone, Roger C. and Christopher, Mandy and Chenu, Karine and Christopher, Jack T. and Frederiks, Troy M. and Zheng, Bangyou and Chapman, Scott (2016) Economic assessment of various levels of improved wheat post head-emergence frost (PHEF) tolerance breeding options: final technical report. Technical Report. Grains Research and Development Corporation , Australia. [Report]

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